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Lead Surveyor - Rail - Perm

  • Location: Essex
  • Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 25 days ago

  • Sector: Rail
  • Contact: Matt Purkis
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 18 April 2021
  • Job Ref: 391808MPS_1616146111

Lead Surveyor - Rail Track

Purpose of the Role

To carry out surveys from start to finish supporting the Operations Manager - Survey & Geotechnical whilst leading Surveyors in the execution of all topographical and railway surveys.

Key Areas of Responsibility & Accountability

* Support the Project Manager - Surveying as directed in the undertaking of complex site surveys
* Be able to determine the most appropriate manner of survey in the planning and execution of surveys
* Complete and deliver land, overhead line, railway and gauging surveys
* Establish calibration and maintenance regimes for all survey equipment
* Establish survey monitoring regimes
* Carry out setting out activity in accordance with design drawings and scheme plans
* Lead and coach Engineering Surveyors in all site surveys

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

Person Specification

* Be Member of RICS / ICES or working towards Chartered Status
* Competent in the selection of the appropriate survey equipment and the operation and instruction of the following:
* Total Station
* Platform gauge
* Laser Sweep
* GPS Heights and staggers gauge
* Mephisto Automatic and digital levels
* Laser Scanner
* Track Measuring Device
* Have a good understanding of LiDAR and its suitability

Competent in the use of at least two or more of the following survey and complementary software packages with a good understanding in the operation of all others including:

* Terramodel / LSS / Liscad / SCC / N4CE
* Trimble Business Software / Leica GEO OfficeAutoCAD / Microstation
* Bentley Railtrack / MX Rail
* Be able to understand and translate RICS and Network Rail surveying standards into site practice
* Be competent to a level to enable the education of Surveyors in the following survey techniques:
* Traversing
* Topographical and detailed surveying
* Levelling
* Gauging
* Hallade
* GPS / GNSS operation

Hold Sentinel competencies including:
* COSS / SWL1Hold additional competencies including -
* First aidCAT/Genny

To apply for this role, plese get in touch with Matt Purkis from Anderselite on the London office number, or Linked In

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